Melocactus curvispinus

Melocactus curvispinus
Melocactus curvispinus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Cactoideae
Tribus: Cereeae
Subtribus: Cereinae
Genus: Melocactus
Species: Melocactus curvispinus
Subspecies: M. c. subsp. caesius – M. c. subsp. curvispinus – M. c. subsp. dawsonii – M. c. subsp. koolwijkianus

NameEdit

Melocactus curvispinus Pfeiff., Enum. Diagn. Cact.: 46 (1837).

SynonymsEdit

  • Melocactus crassicostatus Lem., Cact. Aliq. Nov.: 13. 1838 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
  • Melocactus obtusipetalus var. crassicostatus (Lem.) Lem. ex Miq., Monogr. Melocacti: 56. 1840 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Melocactus delessertianus Lem., Hort. Universel 1: 225–226. 1839 syn. sec. Hernández & Gómez-Hinostrosa 2011
    • Melocactus monvilleanus Miq. in Nova Acta Phys.-Med. Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. Nat. Cur. 18(Suppl. 1): 133. 1841 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Melocactus brongnartii Hildm. in Monatsschr. Kakteenk. 2: 90. 1892 syn. sec. Hunt 2006
    • Melocactus ruestii K.Schum. in Monatsschr. Kakteenk. 6: 116. 1896 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
  • Melocactus ruestii K.Schum., Verz. Cact.: 26. 1896 syn. sec. Hunt 2006
  • Melocactus rustii K.Schum. in Monatsschr. Kakteenk. 6: 116. 1896 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
  • Cactus ruestii (K.Schum.) Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 3: 227. 1922 syn. sec. Hernández & Gómez-Hinostrosa 2011
    • Melocactus salvador L.Murillo in Circular 1897 (?). 1897 syn. sec. Hunt 2006
  • Cactus salvador (L.Murillo) Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 3: 228. 1922 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Melocactus guatemalensis Gürke & Eichlam in Monatsschr. Kakteenk. 18: 37. 1908 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Cactus obtusipetalus Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 3: 232. 1922 syn. sec. Hunt 2006
    • Melocactus guitarti León in Mem. Soc. Cub. Hist. Nat. Felipe Poey 8: 207. 1934 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Melocactus guitartii León in Mem. Soc. Cub. Hist. Nat. Felipe Poey 8: 207. 1934 syn. sec. Hunt 2006
    • Melocactus holguinensis Areces in Ciencias 10: 3. 1976 syn. sec. Hunt 2006
    • Melocactus jakusii Mészáros, Zoltan in Acta Bot. Acad. Sci. Hung. 22: 134, f. 6. 1976 syn. sec. Hunt 2006
    • Melocactus ruestii subsp. centalapensis Elizondo in Cact. Suc. Mex. 31: 54. 1986 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Melocactus curvispinus subsp. cucutensis Xhonneux & Fern.Alonso in Revista Acad. Colomb. Ci. Exact. 26: 356. 2002 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Caribbean
      • Aruba, Cuba, Venezuelan Antilles
    • Regional: Northern South America
      • Colombia, Venezuela
    • Regional: Central America
      • Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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Vernacular namesEdit

español: Cabecinegro.
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